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Scientists now believe cat litter was not the only material responsible for an underground nuclear-waste leak, the Santa Fe New Mexican reports.
July 24, 2014 | Nuclear
The top diplomats from India and Pakistan are slated to hold peace talks in Islamabad next month, Agence France-Presse reports.
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July 24, 2014 | Clara Ritger | Nuclear Nonproliferation, Arms Control, Disarmament
A group of Republican senators wants to require President Obama to come to Congress for approval on any nuclear deal with Iran.
An international monitoring agency said disposal sites have taken custody of all warfare chemicals shipped out of Syria, Reuters reports.
July 24, 2014 | Terrorism
Internal U.S. government standards for determining whether individuals should be added to a terrorism watchlist have been leaked to the media.
July 24, 2014 | Nuclear Nonproliferation, Arms Control, Disarmament
A senior Chinese official on Wednesday reportedly said the United States should ease its requirements for holding nuclear talks with North Korea.
The United Kingdom will carry out a second year of special monitoring at a nuclear-arms site in breach of waste and safety rules, the Basingstoke Gazette reports.
Quote of the Day
Sean Kaufman, a biosafety expert, regarding the former head of a U.S. biodefense office who, after a botched lab procedure sparked fears that researchers were exposed to live anthrax, was transferred and later resigned.
He's a scapegoat and everybody knows that.